Foliage Season in Crawford Notch October 23 2016

Favorite White Mountain Hikes

White Mountain Day Trips: Our Top Three Hikes Hiking is one of the most popular activities in New Hampshire’s White Mountains and fall is one of our favorite times for a hike.  In addition to enjoying the fall colors while shuffling through the leaves,  you’ll  experience new vistas that have opened up from the fallen leaves.  “What is your favorite hike?” is one of the … Read More

Fryeburg Fair Maine's Blue Ribbon Classic Country Fair October 04 2016

Fall is Country Fair Time

When the leaves begin to turn the famous hues of fall, there is a nip in the air and the farmer’s fields are cleared for the fall harvest it must be time for the Fayuh as we say it in these here parts. What is a “Fayuh” you ask?  It’s an old-fashioned country fair with rides, livestock exhibitions, competitions of all kinds and of course … Read More

Ziplining at Wildcat Mountain September 21 2016

Ziplining for a Bird’s-Eye View of Fall Foliage

Have you ever wondered what a bird’s-eye view of the White Mountains would be like? Well, wonder no more. Try Ziplining and experience this for yourself. There is no better time for this than during the fall as the leaves become ablaze with red, orange and gold color and begin to fall for a better view. Each zipline has height and weight restrictions so please … Read More

Summit view from Mt. Washington July 25 2016

Drive Mt. Washington Auto Road

Driving Time from Stonehurst Manor: 1 hr round trip Total Trip Time: 3.5 – 4 hrs If you’re seeking a truly memorable experience that takes your breath away from beauty and a bit through fright, this is the adventure you’ve been looking for!  Mount Washington is the highest peak in the Northeastern United States at 6,288 ft and the most prominent mountain east of the Mississippi River. … Read More

Diana's Bath June 23 2016

Diana’s Bath – A Must Do Activity

If you’re looking for a short and easy hike with the added bonus of unique natural beauty, a visit to Diana’s Baths is just the answer with picturesque waterfalls and natural pools conveniently located just outside North Conway Village. Adults and children alike can have fun exploring the area and wading in the pools and brook in summer and admiring the frozen beauty in winter.  … Read More

White Mountain National Forest May 20 2016

Hike Safe – What to Take

Hiking is one of the many outdoor adventures that attracts guests to New Hampshire year after year in every season. Whether your chosen path takes you to a mountain summit or along a lake or stream you are sure to see something you won’t see everyday. Regardless of the hike you choose, it’s your responsibility to hike safely.  Be prepared.  It is never a good … Read More

Spring is Coming! Diana's Bath is flowing again. March 08 2016

Cabin Fever The White Mountain Cure

As this winter approaches an official end on Sunday, March 20th at 12:30 am, are you feeling a bit unhappy, lethargic and tend to be a bit impatient? According to Urban Dictionary, you may be a victim of Cabin Fever! This is not a medical condition but a result of spending too much time indoors. Too often you made the choice to stay home rather … Read More

train September 14 2015

Ride Conway Scenic Railroad

White Mountain Day Trips: Conway Scenic Railroad Driving time from Stonehurst Manor: 6 min Total Trip Time: Depends on what excursion you choose Want an unforgettable memory? How about experiencing a historic train ride through the Mount Washington Valley with the mountain air lightly brushing across your cheeks? It’s possible if you visit the Conway Scenic Railroad in North Conway! You’ll have three options to … Read More

cafe September 04 2015

Shop Settlers Green Outlet Village

Driving Distance from Stonehurst: 10 min A significant attraction for tourists visiting North Conway, NH lies in the center of the hustle and bustle – Settlers Green Outlet Village. Once a racetrack and later an airport known for its bi-plane excursion rides, Settlers Green Outlet Village has been a draw for bargain-hunting shoppers and a significant boost to Mount Washington Valley’s tourism-dependent economy. Originally intended … Read More

fall September 01 2015

Explore the Kancamagus Highway

Another post in our series of White Mountain Day Trips – Driving Time from Stonehurst Manor: 52 min Total Trip Time: 1-2 hrs What is the Kancamagus Highway? The Kancamagus Highway, is a 34.5 mile scenic drive along NH’s Rt. 112 in Northern New Hampshire that is well known as one of the best Fall Foliage viewing areas in the country. The Kancamagus Highway is … Read More